The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Server over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Server
Rank 203 204 201
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Server 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.091% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 0.84% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +119.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.09%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
492 597 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.19% 10.82% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 423 532 430
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Server across the West Midlands region.

VMware Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VMware Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire -9 1 £55,000 -
VMware Server
England

VMware Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VMware Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VMware Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenServer
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat